- Beyoncé covers the coveted September issue of Vogue, but does not grant the magazine an interview.
- Instead, the magazine has a Beyoncé "think piece" with a bunch of famous people saying nice things about her. The author of the article had no contact with Beyoncé's camp.
- The NYTimes looked at 5 years' worth of Vogue covers and Beyoncé is the only covergirl to not give an accompanying interview.
- Beyoncé has not answered a direct question in over a year, apparently.